DFO-SCH New Marginal Wharf and Floating Docks, Hickman's Harbour, NL

DFO, Small Craft Harbours are proposing to construct a new marginal wharf in Hickman's Harbour, Newfoundland. The new timber crib wharf will have a footprint of approximately 4.8m wide by 24.4m long, with a reinforced concrete deck. Some minor excavation and dredging will be required to create a stable slope for the marginal wharf. Two floating docks will be anchored from the new structure via gangway. Filter stone material will be used as protection around the perimeter of the structure.

Latest update

June 04, 2021 - The assessment decision statement has been issued to the proponent.



Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Paul Curran, Regional Engineer
10 Barters Hill
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 5X1
Telephone: 709-772-6660
Email: paul.curran@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

  • Location

    • Hickmans Harbour (Newfoundland and Labrador)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Ports and Harbours
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    DFO, Small Craft Harbours Branch
  • Authorities

    • Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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